The birth of Christ is the most important announcement in the world and what a privilege it is to share such news with the world. Can you imagine how the angels must have felt to share the news first with Mary and Joseph that Mary would give birth to the Son of God and together […]
The entire month of November, the students of Project365 Student Ministries are partnering with other students across Illinois to raise awareness of human trafficking. Our goal is to raise money that will go Project Rescue, an Assemblies of God organization of missionaries out to end human trafficking in Europe by providing hope to those enslaved. […]
Corrections on Dates Beginning November 24 Through Christmas Eve Casting Call We apologize for the errors in this week’s newsletter regarding the upcoming series of illustrated sermons for Christmas. Each week in both services, beginning November 24 through Christmas Eve, Pastor Rich will deliver a sermon highlighting a different key player in the Christmas story. […]
1 John 3:16-18 (NIV) 16 This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down his life for us. And we ought to lay down our lives for our brothers and sisters. 17 If anyone has material possessions and sees a brother or sister in need but has no pity on them,how can the love of God be […]
November 29 Enjoy a special, illustrated sermon from Pastor Rich and others. Enjoy the sermon as we highlight different people as they audition for the different parts of a living nativity. You will be uplifted and challenged to look at this Christmas season in a special way. The youth group is hosting a fun evening […]
We are not sent to preach sociology but salvation; not economics but evangelism; not reform but redemption; not culture but conversion; not progress but pardon; not a new social order but a new birth; not revolution but regeneration; not renovation but revival; not resuscitation but resurrection; not a new organization but a new creation; not […]
2013 Missions Convention October 20-27 man·date (ˈmanˌdāt): an official order or commission to do something. the authority to carry out a policy or course of action, regarded as given by the electorate to a candidate or party that is victorious in an election. The Biblical mandate that has been given from God to His children is the […]
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